The Economics of Education and Training

ISBN: 978-3-7908-2021-8 (Print) 978-3-7908-2022-5 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-5

    Editorial: the economics of education and training

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    Pages 7-21

    Does reducing student support affect scholastic performance? Evidence from a Dutch reform

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    Pages 23-45

    Part-time work, school success and school leaving

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    Pages 47-78

    Time to learn? The organizational structure of schools and student achievement

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    Pages 79-103

    Who actually goes to university?

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    Pages 105-132

    Does the early bird catch the worm?

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    Pages 133-155

    Peer effects in Austrian schools

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    Pages 157-177

    Fair ranking of teachers

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    Pages 179-208

    School composition effects in Denmark: quantile regression evidence from PISA 2000

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    Pages 209-240

    What accounts for international differences in student prformance? A re-examination using PISA data

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    Pages 241-265

    PISA: What makes the difference?

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    Pages 267-291

    The impact of unionization on the incidence of and sources of payment for training in Canada

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    Pages 293-330

    Evaluating multi-treatment programs: theory and evidence from the U.S. Job Training Partnership Act experiment

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    Pages 331-375

    Employment effects of the provision of specific professional skills and techniques in Germany